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March 19, 2018

Roasted Tricolor Carrots

This is a flavorful and easy dish for anyone to prepare.  You can also add parsnips, squash or any other vegetable to this.  Enjoy! What You’ll […]
March 2, 2018

Red Lentil Soup With Lemon

Elevate your staple Lentil Soup for a fun and new zesty spin! 3 tablespoons olive oil, more for drizzling 1 large onion, chopped 2 garlic cloves, […]

What's New at lajollacooks4u

September 26, 2018

Everything Grapes

It is harvest season for grapes, and we’re here to shed some light on this nutritious fruit! Grapes are a form of berry and come in […]
September 25, 2018

Chef Jodi Cooks for Kaiser Permanente

A couple of weeks ago, Right Hand Events contacted Chef Jodi to be the featured chef for Kaiser Permanente’s building renovation, an event that drew in […]
March 28, 2017

Salmon Fish Cakes

This is a great recipe to replace traditional gefilte fish at Passover.  It also works as a fabulous (and gluten-free!) brunch or luncheon dish! What You’ll […]
March 24, 2017

Who’s Been in My Kitchen

Spring has sprung over here at Lajollacooks4u, and we’ve kicked off the season with two longtime friends, Karen and Katie, who came to us to celebrate […]
March 16, 2017

The Best Investment You’ll Ever Make: Team Building!

According to teambonding.com, the turnover of just one $8/hour employee will cost your company close to $4,000 once you factor in recruiting, interviewing, re-training and loss […]
March 15, 2017

Roasted Cabbage and Onions

This recipe is ideal for St. Patty’s Day.  Easy and delicious, too! What You’ll Need: 1 head cabbage 1 large yellow onion 2 Tablespoons olive oil […]
March 9, 2017

Romaine, Fresh Dill, Scallions & Fennel Salad

This is such an easy, clean and delicious salad! Add anything you want to it, such as edamame or fresh sprouts, to keep it healthy. What […]
March 8, 2017

Spring Cleaning Tips

The weather’s finally heating up, and there’s no better time than now to do a proper spring cleaning.  Giving the kitchen a good scrub-down might not […]
March 7, 2017

Salmon with a Mustard Coriander Crust and Watercress and Parsley Salad

This is a delicious meal that is perfect to savor outdoors during springtime! What You’ll Need: 1 tablespoon coriander seeds 1 teaspoon yellow mustard seeds pinch […]
March 2, 2017

Vegetarian Spring Rolls

These are a delicious, light and tasty treat! What You'll Need: Softened rice paper wrap Lettuce (half leaf, lengthwise) Cucumber (thinly sliced) Carrots (thinly sliced) Green […]
March 2, 2017

Asian Chile-Garlic Sauce

This goes perfectly with our Vegetarian Spring Rolls! What You'll Need: 1/3 cup soy sauce 1/3 cup seasoned rice vinegar 1 1/2 Tablespoons chile-garlic sauce 1 […]